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© Lora Denis
November 30, 2022–Ontario Nature Staff
Advocacy•Campaigns•Greenbelt and Greenway•Land-use planning•Wild Species and Habitat
Despite repeated promises that there would be no removal of lands from the Greenbelt, the Government of Ontario is planning to carve 7,400 acres out of the Greenbelt anyway. The proposal has ...
April 8, 2022–Anne Bell
As the June 2 provincial election approaches, affordable housing is understandably emerging as a lightning-rod issue, with rents and purchase prices soaring. Unfortunately and unfairly, the issue is being used ...
September 18, 2020–Alan McNair
Sprawl © SSTUDIO Samuel Bietenholz CC BY-NC 2.0
While we are sleeping….. In light of the current pandemic, many people are rightly worried about our families, our communities and our economic security. But while we have tried our ...
June 12, 2020–Melina Damian
Niagara Escarpment © Bill Onasill
The provincial government has recently announced policy changes regarding land use planning in Ontario. I sat down with Professor Roger Keil, to discuss how land use planning works and how public participation could play a role in protecting the environment by influencing policy ...
August 31, 2018–Guest blogger
Niagara Falls © Jeff Hitchcock
Natural areas in southern Ontario are now under greater threat of deforestation and eco-damage than at any time in recent history. Escalating house and condo prices in the GTA are ...